2014 Trustee Elections

Te Puni Kokiri advises the submission period for the Ngati Mutunga o Wharekauri Deed of Mandate is now open.

Welcome to Ngati Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust.  We are an iwi of Wharekauri (Chatham Islands) which is located about 870 kms away to the East of New Zealand, in what is known as the "Roaring Forties".  Two islands are permanently inhabited; Wharekauri, the main island has a population of about 640 people and Rangiauria (Pitt Island), which has a population of about 40 people.  The main industries on the Chatham Islands are fishing, farming and tourism.

Registered Historic & Archaeological sites on the Chatham Islands-including Pitt Island.

The Kaumatua are working on the Pa Tangaroa design for this website banner. This design is specific to Ngati Mutunga and will be posted shortly.

September 2010
Island whanau send our love and karakia to all of our Canterbury whanau, nga mihi kia koutou.
August 2010
Note change of date for Wharekauri AGM
June 2010
To download Te Pūtea Whanaungatanga form click here
May 2010
AGM and election of Trustees. Check out Latest News.

Tangi Notice - Lanauze Whanau


Pānui He Tangi Tihei Mauri Mate. I am saddened to inform you whānau of the passing of Karayne Lanauze, partner of Sarah Reriti and son Kaiser, son of Tommy and Teresa and youngest brother of Lavinia and Thomas. Our heartfelt mihi goes..

Final Results for 2014 Trustee Election


Tena koutou katoa I am pleased to declare that Paula Page and Monique Croon have been re-elected to the Ngati Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust. The results were: Monique Croon - 145 Paula Page - 144 H..

Census Data released


Kiaora whanau, The census data on Ngati Mutunga o Wharekauri has now been released. There are 1,641 people who claim lineage to us. Interestingly, our register is just over 1000 so we are not far off. The link to the data is: http://www.stat..

Second Notice of AGM - 2014


Notice of Annual General Meeting IMPORTANT: All times stated in this notice refer to Chatham Islands time. Annual General Meeting The Annual General Meeting of the Ngāti Mutunga o Wharekauri Iwi Trust (the Trust) will commence at 10:00am on Sa..


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